Free family fun is back on-track at Tri-Rail’s rescheduled “Rail Fun Day” on Saturday, March 4, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport Station at Dania Beach (500 Gulf Stream Way). Attendees to the annual event will enjoy live entertainment, arts and crafts, interactive games, cookie decorating, photos with Tri-Rail’s mascot Conductor George Green and popular costume characters, face painting, giveaways, food trucks and the “South Florida’s Kids Got Talent” singing competition.
Children and families can participate in interactive games, arts and crafts with Art and Culture Center/ Hollywood and activities from popular South Florida businesses and organizations, including Dunkin’, History Miami Museum, Humane Society of Broward County, Florida Children’s Theatre, Le P’ti Club, Camp Live Oak and the Museum of Discovery & Science. Food will be available for purchase from Jake’s Drive-In Burgers, Waffle King, Rocked & Loaded and Carlotta Gelati.
The event will also feature live stage entertainment by local arts groups plus Tri-Rail’s “South Florida’s Kids Got Talent” show where young stars will show off their singing talents. The first-place winner will receive $500, a one-year contract inclusive of a photo shoot with composite cards courtesy of Posche Models & Talent and professional studio and music video recording sessions with Mike Soper Music.
The 12 talented singers selected to compete are: Erin Scott (Boynton Beach), Hannah Padilla (Miami), Isabella Nazzaro (Lake Worth), Julia Falcao (Palm Beach), Kai Bui (Fort Lauderdale), Keith Pecker (Boca Raton), Lana Lynn Anozar (Miramar), Leah Steiner (Boca Raton), Naliyah Pacheco (Hollywood), Sophia Victoria (Wellington), Tillia Ubeda (Lighthouse Point) and Victoria Johnson (Boca Raton).
Eventgoers are encouraged to ride the train to the event with round-trip fares just $5 and free for kids 12 and under on this day only. Plus, the first 200 ticketed riders to visit the Tri-Rail booth and present a valid Tri-Rail ticket dated March 4, 2023, will receive a welcome gift.
To learn more about Tri-Rail’s “Rail Fun Day,” visit www.tri-rail.com. For train schedules and more information, call 1-800-TRI-RAIL.